NEWS | Ministry Of Women Affairs Receives Released Chibok Girls


*Says Girls Will Undergo Four Months Rehabilitation – 

The Ministry of Women Affairs, on Tuesday, received the 82 Chibok Girls released by the Boko Haram sect.

The girls were handed over to the ministry by the Department of State Services (DSS) for proper rehabilitation.

The Minister of Women Affairs, Aisha Alhassan, who received the girls said they will undergo four months rehabilitation in the properties available in the Ministry Women Affairs headquarters.

“We are going to keep them till September. They are confirmed to be medically and psychologically stable, but they would undergo further medical and psychological fitness training.

“We interact with them everyday, and we know the level of their stability,” she said.

She, however, noted that the 82 girls will be reunited with the 24 Chiboks girls earlier released and are already in the facility, saying they will be undergoing reorientation as the others. 


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